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Rapids Lodge Restaurant

210 Rapids Ln, Grand Lake, CO 80447
+1 970-627-3707
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good23%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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210 Rapids Ln, Grand Lake, CO 80447
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

I just accidentally found this resturant while staying at Grand Lake. It is at the end of Main Street and is located next to a white water river. We where there in June and the snow runoff contributed to the river's flow. Eating outside so...More

Thank Glenn S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had a lovely and tasty lunch aside the rushing Colorado River headwaters. Outdoor lunch with dappled sun playing through the gently waving Aspen leaves. Lunch portions were generous and washed down by tasty bubbly wine. Historical and quaint building with tons of local mountain flavor...More

1  Thank Patience D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Very nice restaurant with a fantastic view of the river rapids. Food is a little pricey, but always good!! Nice place for special occasions. Highly recommend.

Thank Bob W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Rapid's Lodge Restaurant is one of Grand Lake's two upscale restaurants. It's rustic and by the Tonahutu River. Views and outdoor ambience are terrific. Seating inside and outside by the river. The food is celebrated and rightly so. Also expensive. Dinner entrees are in the...More

1  Thank CoastalResident
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The Brie appetizer was amazing. I was not as excited about the "new" lunch menu. I loved the buffalo burger we had in the past. Our waitress was also the bartender and was very friendly and attentive

Thank Kenneth727
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We enjoyed a wonderful meal of salmon and duck. Our server was very competent and helpful with sugestions. The dining room is eclectic with great views of the river. A very nice place for a special occasion!

1  Thank 98lbs
Reviewed 12 March 2017 via mobile

The Rapids is definitely the place to dine if you are looking for best overall restaurant experience in Grand Lake. First of all, the view through the restaurant windows of the stream running alongside the lodge is absolutely beautiful. The restaurant is in a historic...More

1  Thank aggie1202
Reviewed 11 March 2017 via mobile

Food was ok. Staff was very rude and seemed annoyed. They were clearly unhappy to be there and rushed us.

Thank joysphelan
Reviewed 23 January 2017

We had a fantastic dinner at this lovely restaurant this past weekend. The menu was creative and the service was fantastic. I definitely want to go back in the summer when the river will be flowing. It's on the pricery side for Grand Lake but...More

1  Thank Dan R
Reviewed 18 January 2017

The Rapids was unknown to us prior to this latest trip to Grand Lake. It was recommended to us by a front office person at the Gateway Inn. The lodge was originally built in 1915, so it's over 100 years old! The restaurant is rustic...More

Thank Althoff7
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$12 - US$46
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Highchairs Available
Good for
Groups, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Local cuisine, View, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 210 Rapids Ln, Grand Lake, CO 80447
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Grand County  >  Grand Lake
  • Phone Number: +1 970-627-3707
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The Historic Rapids Lodge and Restaurant was established in 1915 and is situated along the banks of the scenic North Inlet River. Lunch (summer only) and Dinner (reservations recommended).Enjoy an extensive wine list and historic ambiance. Please visit our website for up to date menus.
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